Villanova head men's soccer coach Tom Carlin has announced the first addition to the Wildcats 2013 roster. Max Kroschwitz, a standout for PDA U18 Development Academy, has signed a national letter of intent.
Zach Thornton, a decorated 16-year veteran of Major League Soccer and international play, has joined the Villanova men's soccer staff as associate head coach, it was announced today.
The Villanova Wildcats were in the mix for an NCAA College Cup at-large bid for the first time in school history. But VU's 12-6-2 record wasn't enought to earn one of the at-large bids awarded by the NCAA Selection Committee.
The BIG EAST announced its post-season awards on Thursday and three Villanova Wildcats were honored. Kyle Soroka was named second team All-BIG EAST while Oscar Umar was a third team choice. Sean Sheridan was named to the All-Rookie squad.
Villanova applied pressure on Connecticut throughout the BIG EAST quarterfinal match Sunday but could not get the equalizer as a first half Husky goal was the difference.